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The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. "Presenting sponsor: PNC Bank." Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
360 p., ill., 14 cm.; Probably based on "Le langage des fleurs" by Mme. Louise Cortambert, who wrote under the pseudonym "Charlotte de Latour."; Revised by Frederic Shoberl.
Topics: Flower language., Plants--Folklore.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Adams, H. Isabel
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2 v. :  ill. ;  29 cm.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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xiii, 509 p., illus., 23 cm. "Illustrations in aquatone."
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society., Gardening--Pennsylvania., Gardening--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Garden Club of America.
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Quarterly. Issues for July 1913-Aug. 1918 called no.1-26. No page numbers.
Topics: Gardening--Periodicals, Gardening--United States--Periodicals, Plants, Ornamental--Periodicals.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 324-335.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 204-215.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Pages 521-536 (issue no. 32) have fire damage at top edge with some text loss.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Moore, Thomas, 1821-1887. ; Ayres, William P.
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Monthly. "Conducted by Thomas Moore [and] William P. Ayres."
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Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Gardening--Periodicals, Horticulture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. "Presenting sponsor: PNC Bank." Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
ix, 196 p.  plates.  23 cm.
Topic: Plants, Ornamental -- Great Britain.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Jellett, Edwin C. (Edwin Costley), 1860-1929.
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An address delivered before the Site and Relic Society of Germantown, January 19, 1912.
Topics: Gardens -- Pennsylvania -- Germantown (Philadelphia)., Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) --...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
4 volumes ccc color plates 32 cm; "This edition is limited to one thousand copies, of which this is no. 729."
Topics: Botany -- Great Britain., Botany.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by National Association of Gardeners (U.S.); American Association of Park Superintendents
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Monthly.; Official organ of the National Association of Gardeners and the American Association of Park Superintendents.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Sim, T. R. (Thomas Robertson)
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vi p., 3 l., 166 p., 1 l. c pl. 25 x 33 cm.
Topics: Trees -- Mozambique., Woody Plants -- Mozambique., Botany -- Mozambique.
Source: folio
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Issue no. 39 missing.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
Held March 25th to April 2nd, 1916 ; Convention Hall, Broad & Allegheny Ave. "Co-operating with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society …"
Topic: Flower shows
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. 1971 has cover title: Gardener's Guide.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Weekly; issues no. 419-444.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Gardeners' chronicle (London, England : 1841)
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Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental, Great Britain--Newspapers
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Fairmount Park Commission (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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78 p., [15] leaves of plates, ill., 22 cm.
Topics: Plants, Ornamental--Catalogs., Fairmount Park (Philadelphia, Pa.).
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Macself, A. J. (Albert James), 1878-1952.
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219 p., illus. (some col.), 22 cm.; "Illustrated with colour photographs by R. A. Malby, water-colour drawings by Winifred Walker, line drawings by Maud A. West."
Topic: Perennials.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Meehan, Thomas, 1826-1901
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Monthly.; Edited by Thomas Meehan.; Color plates.; Bound volume does not contain Horticultural Advertiser section.; Merged with: Horticulturist and journal of rural art and rural taste, to form: Gardener’s monthly and horticulturalist.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July: v. 14, no. 4 (September 1973)- ; Bimonthly: v. 14, no. 1 (January 1973)-v. 14, no. 3 (June, July, August 1973).; Monthly: v. 5 (1964)-v. 13 (1972).; Vol. 13, no. 11-12 (November-December 1972) mislabeled v. 12.; Vol. 14, no. 1 (February-March 1973) mislabeled v. 13, no. 6, January 1973.; Vol. 15, no. 8 (September 1974) mislabled as v. 15, no. 7, August 1974.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
v. ill. (part. col.) 18-28 cm.; Began publication with issue for 1755.; Description based on: 1856.; Subtitle varies.
Topics: Gardening -- France -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Periodicals.
20 volumes 2000 color plates 21 cm.; Engraved title-pages.; Plates colored by hand.
Topics: Flowers., Plants, cultivated.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July.; Vol. 24, no. 11 (December 1983) mislabeled v. 25.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates, some folded. Includes folded advertisement, "Catalogue for 1838 of a choice collection of Dutch and Cape flowering bulbs, warranted genuine, imported and sold by James Carter, seedsman and florist".
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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vi, 152 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.; The "beautiful" series; Includes index.
Topic: Flowers.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by McFarland, J. Horace, (John Horace), 1859-1948.
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160 p., ill., 25 cm.; "Including Practical hints on floral work, by Ella Grant Campbell.; Engravings by A. Blanc."
Topic: Flower arrangement.
260 p., 24 cm.
Topics: Fairmount Park (Philadelphia, Pa.)., Fairmount Park Commission (Philadelphia, Pa.).
300 p., col. ill., 19 cm.; At head of title: The language of flowers.
Topics: Flowers in literature., Gift books., Flower language.
3 v. :  ill. ;  24 cm.
Topic: Agriculture.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Weekly; issues no. 1671-1722.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates, some folded.
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Portions of pages 521-524 (issue no. 27) are missing. Page 793 (issue no. 44) is torn with some text loss.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 360-371.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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31 p., 23 cm.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates. Plate of Laelia autumnalis, p. 120-121, is lacking.
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
4 volumes ccc color plates 32 cm; "This edition is limited to one thousand copies, of which this is no. 729."
Topics: Botany -- Great Britain., Botany.
2 parts :  ill.; Issued with: The Botanic garden, vols. V (1834)-XIII (1850), and published in 2 vols. upon completion in 1850.; Bound as v.16 of The botanic garden ; consisting of highly finished representations of hardy ornamental flowering plants, cultivated in Great Britain ; with their names, classes, orders, history, qualities, culture, and physiological observations. By B. Maund
Topics: Floriculture., Botany -- Pictorial Works., Botany -- Periodicals., Flowers -- Periodicals., Flowers...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Maiden, J. H. (Joseph Henry)
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 xxiv, 244 p. :  ill., plates, fold. maps, facsims. ;  22 cm.
Topic: Banks, Joseph, 1743 - 1820
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Meehan, Thomas, 1826-1901
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Monthly.; Edited by Thomas Meehan.; Color plates.; Each number contains The Gardener's Monthly and the separately paged Horticultural Advertiser.; Includes special section: Proceedings and discussions of the eighth session of the American Pomological Society, held September 11-13, 1860.; Merged with: Horticulturist and journal of rural art and rural taste, to form: Gardener’s monthly and horticulturalist.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly: v. 1 (1960)-v. 2 (1961), v. 5 (1964)-.; Monthly, except July: v. 3 (1962)-v. 4 (1963).; Pages are unnumbered.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by National Rose Society
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132 p., 19 cm.
Topic: Roses.
618 p., 22 cm.; Seventh edition, improved.; Spine title: M'Mahon's American Gardening.
Topic: Gardening--United States.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 252-263.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Garden Club of America.
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Quarterly. Issues for July 1913-Aug. 1918 called no.1-26. No page numbers.
Topics: Gardening--Periodicals, Gardening--United States--Periodicals, Plants, Ornamental--Periodicals.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Lawrence, George H. M. (George Hill Mathewson), 1910-1978
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101 p., ill., 24 cm. Edited by George H.M. Lawrence. Lectures delivered at a Bicentennial symposium conducted by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society in 1976.
Topics: Gardens--United States--History.,  Horticulture--United States--History.,  American Revolution...
Annual.
Topics: Horticulture--Periodicals, Gardening--Periodicals, Fruit-culture--Periodicals,...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly.; Vol. 7, no. 8 (August 1966) mislabeled as no. 7.; Vol. 9, no. 11 (November 1968) mislabeled as no. 10, October 1968.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
4 p. l., 473-735 p.  23 cm.
Topics: Plants, Cultivated., Botany -- Great Britain.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Thomas, Geo. C. (George Clifford), b. 1873.
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163 p., illus. (some col.), 23 cm.; Third edition.
Topics: Roses., Rose culture.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, 1884-1962
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210 p., ill., 24 cm.; "Published under patronage."
Topic: Trees--Hawaii.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Adams, H. Isabel
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2 v. :  ill. ;  29 cm.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 300-311.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...